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Jay

By Mike_Smith
Thank You for all the clicks and comments on my previous shots. Today i have a Jay who has his eye on me lol,

Found across most of the UK, except northern Scotland. Lives in both deciduous and coniferous woodland, parks and mature gardens. Likes oak trees in autumn when there are plenty of acorns. Often seen flying across a woodland glade giving its screeching call, it becomes more obvious in autumn when it may fly some distance in the open in search of acorns.

Tags: Birds General Jay Bird Garrulus glandarius Wildlife and nature

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Comments


1 Sep 2013 4:36PM
He is sure giving you a great pose too Mike !! A great capture this !!

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ColleenA Plus
3 315 3 Australia
1 Sep 2013 4:37PM
What a cutie, love the shy poseGrinGrin
A wonderful pose very well captured MikeSmile
great shot. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
1 Sep 2013 4:43PM
Lovely Jay,don't get to see them very often.

Danny
Lillian Plus
6 21 16 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2013 4:46PM
He really is a beauty Mike
and you seem to have these all to yourself at the moment!!
I am still trying to getWink
Lillian
ali63 Plus
4 733 1 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2013 4:47PM
Great pose, lovely image.

Ali SmileSmile
Very nice captuure, almost looks posed!Smile
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2013 5:04PM
we get Jays down this way but very shy and difficult to get a good shot, I like the pose on this one Mike
jdinne 12 16 England
1 Sep 2013 5:05PM
Excellent what a pose.

John
1 Sep 2013 5:11PM
Lovely birds but always on their guard...........well spotted and captured..........GrinGrinGrin
Great pose and detail in this fine capture Mike,
Fred.
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
1 Sep 2013 5:15PM
A fine shot Mike, excellent eye contact and expression
1 Sep 2013 6:02PM
Excellent image - great eye-contact. I think he is saying 'One shot - that is all you are gonna get...!' Smile

Carol
Trev_B Plus
9 146 68 England
1 Sep 2013 6:10PM
Well done Mike a wonderful shot.


Trev
well spotted and captured

David
Great sharp shot!!


MyaGrin
1 Sep 2013 7:36PM
Superb shot
Dave
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
1 Sep 2013 7:38PM
I am not normally a fan of 'head on' shots Mike. It always seems to distort facial features. However I almost changed my ming when I saw this lovely shot. Great capture.
Ron
1 Sep 2013 8:07PM
Wonderful capture Mike, superb pose.

Jenny Smile
johnlw Plus
9 1 10 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2013 8:12PM
A super capture.
Regards John.
Niknut Plus
5 1.1k 68 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2013 10:04PM
Cracking shot !!
I love all the jaybirds a lot! This is, without a doubt, my favorite kind of the birdsSmile
Regards Valery
Looks like is posing for you! Superb capture.
Effrossini
BIGRY1 Plus
4 3 7 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 3:56PM
An excellent pose and image. Keep these Jay pics coming as they have all been fantastic!GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ryan

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